Friday, September 17, 2004
Police Blotter / Fire Log
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
7:57 a.m. A Rutland Street resident reported the odor of gas in the street. Keyspan was notified and the fire department and patrol stood by until Keyspan arrived.
10:46 a.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Concord Street.
11 a.m. Patrol kept the peace on Rutland Street, while a former resident removed personal items from the house.
5:15 p.m. A Nathan Lane resident reported a power problem.
6 p.m. A child's car seat was installed at the police station.
9:45 a.m. It was reported that a car was off the road at Westford and Cross Streets and that the operator had left the scene. Patrol investigated, with a negative find.
10:42 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency.
5:55 p.m. The operator of a motorbike pulling a bicycle on East Street was stopped and advised.
6:05 p.m. A vehicle hit a cyclist at East Street and Bedford Road. No transport was required.
7:39 p.m. NStar was advised of a power outage on Autumn Lane.
11:15 p.m. A dog in the street on Westford Street was returned to its home.
2:55 p.m. Patrol removed rocks in the road at Curve and Martin Streets.
4:30 p.m. A vehicle ran off the road at Curve and Fiske Streets. The parties involved were advised.
6:10 p.m. The operators of vehicles reported in a motor vehicle complaint at Bedford Road and the rotary were advised.
9:53 a.m. A Stearns Street resident reported a possible phone scam and was referred to the inspector. The incident is under investigation.
11:12 p.m. A Blaisdell Drive resident reported a burning odor. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene.
3:45 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency.
6:12 p.m. A turtle was reported in the road at Bedford Road and Foss Field. Patrol had a negative find, but it is the time of year when turtles leave their wetland homes to lay eggs. Residents who wish to help them cross the road are advised to move them (carefully) in the direction in which they are headed.
9:28 a.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency.
10:01 a.m. Two bikes riding abreast on Westford Street were stopped and advised to ride single file. They were stopped a second time and advised again. Bicyclists may not be cited but they may be fined.
8:48 a.m. NStar was advised of a power outage on Stearns Street.
1:50 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a fire alarm on Concord Street.
6:48 p.m. A vehicle hit a deer at Bedford and River Roads.
9:18 p.m. Patrol assisted a disabled vehicle at North Road and the canoe launch.
9:04 a.m. Patrol assisted a disabled car at Concord and South Streets.
12:58 p.m. Patrol assisted on Bedford Road where a resident was throwing yard waste over the property line.
1:21 p.m. Trash was dumped at Brook and Maple Streets.
4:17 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on North Road.
5:10 p.m. Patrol assisted at the scene with medical transport to Emerson Hospital.
8:18 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on West Street.
8:42 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department with medical transport to Emerson Hospital.
8:52 a.m. A Concord Street resident reported a suspicious male walking down the driveway. Patrol investigated and determined the man was a painter coming to work.
1:42 p.m. A Fleet Bank card was found at Westford Street and the rotary.
2:13 p.m. A breaking and entering on East Street is under investigation.
3:18 p.m. An attempted B & E on North Road is under investigation.
7:30 p.m. A breaking and entering on Rutland Street is under investigation.
8:32 a.m. DPW was advised of a branch partially in the Westford Street roadway.
10:12 a.m. Keyspan was advised of a gas odor on Rutland Street.
4:51 p.m. Patrol stood by while repairs were made at the site of the newly installed culvert on Lowell Street, which the rain was washing out. The equipment required for the work was creating a temporary road hazard.
5:27 a.m. A vehicle accident occurred on Lowell Street. There were no injuries.
8 a.m. A child's car seat was installed at the police station.
4:23 p.m. A tree in the roadway at East and Maple Streets was removed.
5:45 p.m. A resident reported a threat made in another town and was referred to the proper authorities in that town.
7:44 a.m. A resident was arrested at the police station for a past assault.
1:59 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout on Tophet Road.
2:02 p.m. A resident reported for a required annual sex offender registration.
3:17 p.m. Patrol was successful at the scene of a vehicle lockout at Lowell Street and the DPW,
5:27 p.m. A vehicle was stopped at Westford Street and Munroe Hill Road and it was subsequently towed because the registration had expired.
7:56 a.m.There was a town-wide power outage.
2:36 p.m. A Bedford Road resident reported a possibly sick raccoon.
7:11 p.m. Patrol assisted the fire department at the scene of a medical emergency.
11:05 a.m. A Lowell Street resident complained about free newspapers littering her driveway.
10:09 p.m. Patrol responded at the scene of a possible medical emergency. No transport was required.
compiled by Kathleen Coyle
7:55 a.m. A strong odor of gas was reported on Rutland Street.
10:17 a.m. Non-emergency assistance was needed for a wheelchair-bound man.
11:18 a.m. New assistance was required for the same resident as the preceding item
10:42 a.m. A 53-year-old woman with a history of allergic reaction to bee stings came into the station after having been stung. She was taken to the hospital.
6:06 p.m. A vehicle hit a bicycle on Bedford Road. EMTs responded at the scene and determined that transportation was not required.
9:24 a.m. A 15-year-old girl who fainted at Green Cemetery was taken to the hospital.
11:13 a.m. A Blaisdell Drive caller reported a burning electrical odor.
3:45 p.m. A man fell from a ladder and was taken to the hospital by ambulance.
9:29 a.m. A man with a history of heart problems reported not feeling well and was taken to the hospital by the Concord ambulance, since Carlisle's ambulance was on another call.
2:05 p.m. A Concord Street caller reported an alarm system not working.
5:10 p.m. A 6-year-old boy with a bee sting was taken from Foss Field to the hospital, with ALS assisting at the scene.
9:08 p.m. The ambulance transported a resident with a medical emergency to Emerson Hospital.
10:42 p.m. A 78-year-old woman who fell and was having difficulty breathing was taken to the hospital.
5:35 a.m. A car struck a pole on Lowell Street. No transport was required.
7:12 p.m. A 51-year-old man who tripped and had difficulty getting up was taken to the hospital.
10:09 p.m. An 88-year-old woman with a possible heart attack was taken to the hospital.
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